Plaquemine in Iberville Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Academy of Saint Basil
Built in 1847 by Dr. Edward Scratchley. Occupied as school by Marianite Sisters from 1859-1862 & 1865-1975. Occupied as Military Command by Union Army 1862-1865. Renovated by Lt. Governor and Mrs. Robert L. Freeman-1990
Location. 30° 17.403′ N, 91° 13.997′ W. Marker is in Plaquemine, Louisiana, in Iberville Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Court Street (Louisiana Route 3066) and Church Street (Louisiana Route 1), on the right when traveling west on Court Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 311 Church Street, Plaquemine LA 70764, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old City Hall (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gary J. Hebert Memorial Lockhouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bayou Plaquemine (approx. half a mile away); Morrisonville (approx. 2.4 miles away); Sardine Point (approx. 3 miles away); St. Delphine Plantation (approx. 4.4 miles away); Town Of Addis (approx. 4.8 miles away); Addis Museum (approx. 4.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Plaquemine.
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